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OPINION by Rhonda J. Summey, Ed.D. Despite my better judgment, I went to see the movie Won’t Back Down starring Viola Davis and...

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Multilayered, riveting, epic and dramatic are the best words to describe Winston Farrell’s latest play, 'The House of Landship.'  As Barbados...

Exodus: Egypt Bans Film for Historical Inaccuracies

BBC News is reporting that Egypt has banned 'Exodus,' a Hollywood film based on the Biblical book of Exodus because of...

2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards: RHOH and TDE Cyphers Rock!

NSFW (Not Safe for Work) - May not be suitable for children under age 18. Say what you will about BET's 2013...

Shondaland: Black Moment Wish List

Writing for his blog Phillbranch.com, writer and Howard University lecturer Phill Branch has penned a blog post entitled, "Shondaland Black Moment...

Ledisi Talks Beyoncé and Grammy Controversy

For Harriet is reporting that Grammy award-nominated singer Ledisi is addressing the controversy swirling around the snub heard and scene around...

RZA Releases "The Man With the Iron Fists"

by Christopher A. Daniel RZA recalls being in Beijing beside award-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino watching a final playback on a camera monitor....

ABFF 2013: ‘The Best Man’ Stars Reunite for Sequel

As if the Miami Heat clinching the NBA Championship weren't enough to make this a hot weekend, then the 17th Annual...

2014 Oscars: Lupita Nyong’o Wins Best Supporting Actress for ’12 Years a Slave’

“May it remind me and every child that wherever you’re from, your dreams are valid.” — Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o Lupiat...

SCAD aTVFest 2021 Showcases Black Excellence in Hollywood

The SCAD aTVFest 2021 has kicked off this year showcasing some of the best and brightest in television. The festival, which...

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